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Joaquin Phoenix Went 'Mad' With Joker Preparation

Joaquin Phoenix ''started to go mad'' while preparing for his lead role in 'Joker'.The 44-year-old actor shed 52lbs to portray Batman's most famous foe in the upcoming DC Comics origins story and admitted his rapid...

Moby 'Resented' Heath Ledger For Dying

Moby ''resented'' Heath Ledger for dying - because at the time of the actor's passing he didn't want to live anymore himself.The 'Play' hitmaker lived very close to the 'Brokeback Mountain' actor when he passed...

Heath Ledger Taught Julia Stiles To Act Drunk In 10 Things I Hate About You

Heath Ledger taught Julia Stiles how to act drunk in '10 Things I Hate About You'. The 38-year-old actress - who played Kat Stratford in the 90s teen flick, which will celebrate its 20th anniversary...

Michelle Williams 'Splits' From Husband Phil Elverum

Michelle Williams has reportedly split from husband Phil Elverum.The couple are said to have called time on their relationship earlier this year, less than 12 months after getting married.An insider has insisted they ''remain'' on...

Michelle Williams' Hasn't Had Difficult Teen Stage With Daughter Yet

Michelle Williams says her and the late Heath Ledger's daughter Matilda is yet to transition into the difficult teenager stage.The 48-year-old actress has brought up their 13-year-old girl single-handidly since the 'Dark Knight' actor tragically...

Kate Hudson Turned Down 10 Things I Hate About You

Kate Hudson turned down a role in '10 Things I Hate About You' because her mother Goldie Hawn didn't like the script.The film's casting director Marcia Ross has revealed that the iconic roles of Kat...

Michelle Williams Won't Drive Because Of Her Road Rage

Michelle Williams ''gave up'' driving because of her intense road rage.The 38-year-old actress has revealed that one instance on the road which saw her lose her temper at another driver has put her off the...

Heath Ledger's Parents To Meet Michelle Williams' Husband

Heath Ledger's parents are going to meet Michelle Williams' new husband.The 'My Week With Marilyn' actress wed Phil Elverum in a secret ceremony in June and Kim and Sally Ledger - whose son tragically died...

Rose Byrne Praises 'Generous' Heath Ledger

Rose Byrne has praised the late Heath Ledger for being an inspiration to fellow Australian actors.The 'Dark Knight' actor - who tragically passed away in 2008 - hailed from Perth in Australia, and fellow Aussie...

Michelle Williams' Deep Love Connection

Michelle Williams felt a ''connection'' with her husband Phil Elverum which has been absent from her life since Heath Ledger passed away.The 37-year-old actress dated the 'Brokeback Mountain' star - with whom she has 12-year-old...

Heath Ledger's Dad 'Happy' About Michelle Williams Marriage

Heath Ledger's father thinks it's ''great'' that Michelle Williams has got married. The late actor's dad Kim Ledger has admitted that him and his family are over the moon for the 37-year-old actress and her...

Michelle Williams Is Married

Michelle Williams married Phil Elverum in secret.The 37-year-old actress - who has 12-year-old daughter Matilda with her late former partner Heath Ledger - is notoriously private about her personal life, and although she never went...

Actress Michelle Williams Has Got Married In A Secret Ceremony

Notoriously private actress Michelle Williams has revealed she has married indie musican Phil Elverum in a secret ceremony. While the wedding was seen by just a handful of family and friends, the former partner of...

Michelle Williams 'Fell In Love' With Best Friend Busy Philipps

Michelle Williams ''fell in love'' with her best friend Busy Philipps when they first met on the set of 'Dawson's Creek'.The 37-year-old actress - who has 12-year-old daughter Matilda with her late former partner Heath...

Busy Philipps Still 'Can't Believe' Heath Ledger Is Dead

Busy Philipps ''can't believe'' it's been 10 years since the death of Heath Ledger.The 38-year-old actress is close friends with the late actor's former girlfriend Michelle Williams - with whom he has daughter Matilda, now...

Naomi Watts Pays Tribute To Heath Ledger

Naomi Watts has paid tribute to her former partner Heath Ledger on what would have been his 39th birthday.The 49-year-old actress was in a relationship with the late actor - who passed away in 2008...

Darth Vader Named Greatest Movie Villain Of All Time

Darth Vader has been voted the greatest movie villain of all time.The iconic Sith Lord first debuted in 'Star Wars: A New Hope' back in 1977 and since then, he has become one of the...

Friends And Family Remember Heath Ledger 10 Years Later

This week marked the 10th anniversary of the untimely death of Academy Award winning actor Heath Ledger but, as tragic as it is, it's also rather a special time with many of his friends and...

Naomi Watts Pays Tribute To Heath Ledger

Naomi Watts has paid tribute to her late ex-boyfriend Heath Ledger on the 10th anniversary of his passing.The 'Brokeback Mountain' star passed away on January 22 2008 after suffering from cardiac arrest brought on by...

Michelle Williams Is Engaged To Andrew Youmans

Michelle Williams is reportedly engaged to Andrew Youmans.The 37-year-old actress - who has 12-year-old daughter Matilda with her late former fiance Heath Ledger - has been quietly dating the financial consultant for several months, and...

Heath Ledger's Family Still Miss Him

Heath Ledger's father has admitted he still thinks about his late son every day.The iconic actor tragically passed away in January 2008 when he was just 28 years old after suffering cardiac arrest brought on...

Josh O'connor Thinks There's A Hunger For Lgbt Movies

Josh O'Connor thinks there's now a huge ''hunger'' for LGBT films.The 27-year-old actor recently starred in the gay drama 'God's Own Country' and has been nominated for the EE BAFTA Rising Star Award alongside Timothee...

Heath Ledger Urged Christian Bale To Punch Him As Batman

Heath Ledger wanted Christian Bale to actually hit him while filming 'The Dark Knight'.Ledger starred as The Joker in Christopher Nolan's 'Batman' movie alongside Bale as The Caped Crusader and in one particular scene, Ledger...

Michelle Williams Let Busy Philipps Dye Her Hair Pink

Michelle Williams let Busy Philipps dye her hair pink. The 37-year-old actress made the brave decision to let her 38-year-old pal loose on her blonde pixie bob, even though the 'White Chicks' star had been...

Naomi Watts Recalls The Shock Of Heath Ledger's Death

Naomi Watts admits it was a ''very sad day'' when she learned of the death of her ex-boyfriend Heath Ledger.The 48-year-old actress dated the Hollywood star - who died of an accidental overdose of prescription...

Martin Scorsese's Produced Joker Origins Movie Will Be 'Super-dark'

The Joker origin story will be ''super dark and real''.Hollywood legend Martin Scorsese is set to produce the origins movie and will be joined on the production team by 'The Hangover' helmer Todd Phillips, who...

Martin Scorsese To Producer The Joker Movie

Martin Scorsese is set to produce a movie based on 'Batman' villain The Joker. The Hollywood legend will be joined on the production team by 'The Hangover' helmer Todd Phillips, who is in line to...

Christopher Nolan 'Wasn't Familiar' With Harry Styles

Christopher Nolan ''wasn't really familiar'' with Harry Styles before he cast him in 'Dunkirk'.The acclaimed director has admitted he was only really aware of Harry's fame because of his children - but feels he made...

Heath Ledger's Family Campaigns For Tighter Regulation On Prescription Drugs

The family of the late movie star Heath Ledger has called for tighter regulations surrounding the availability and distribution of prescription drugs.Kim Ledger, the star’s father, argued that the United States should play a leading...

Heath Ledger's Family Still Feel His Presence

Heath Ledger's family feel he is ''still around every day''.The 'A Knight's Tale' actor tragically passed away from an accidental prescription drugs overdose in 2008 aged 28 but his father Kim Ledger insisted they can...

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